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Travels in the interior districts of Africa

Mungo Park

Travels in the interior districts of Africa

performed under the direction and patronage of the African Association in the years 1795, 1796, and 1797.

by Mungo Park

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Published by Printed by J. W. Myers for Crosby and Letterman in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Africa -- Discovery and exploration.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Mungo Park, surgeon.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 218 p.
    Number of Pages218
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17934514M

    This is a review of both volumes of Mungo Park's account of his journey to the River Niger. Mungo Park () was a Scottish doctor who was one of the earliest European explorers of the African interior, and the very first to set eyes on the Niger in the interior of Africa and establish the direction of its flow/5. Feb 25,  · Travels in the interior districts of Africa: performed in the years , , and With an account of a subsequent mission to that country in by Park, Mungo, ; Isaaco, an African, Mungo Park's guidePages:

    Mungo Park (explorer) Mungo Park (11 September – ) was a Scottish explorer of West Africa. After an exploration of the upper Niger River around , he wrote a popular and influential travel book titled Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa in which he theorized the Niger and Congo merged to become the same hankins-farms.com mater: University of Edinburgh. May 02,  · Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Skip to main content. This banner text can have markup. web; Travels in the Interior of Africa by Mungo Park. Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of Harvard University Language English. Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the.

    Download RIS citations. TY - BOOK TI - Travels in the interior districts of Africa: performed under the direction and patronage of the African Association, in the years , , and In the late 18th Century, Mungo Park set out on an expedition to Africa, the story of which is detailed in the book Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa, a version of which I will examine in this post. The account of his journey that follows does not exist in isolation, but is part.


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Mungo Park’s Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa has long been regarded as a classic of African travel literature. In fulfilling his mission to find the Niger River and in documenting its potential as an inland waterway for trade, Park was significant in opening Africa to European economic hankins-farms.com by: Dec 26,  · Mungo Park’s Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa has long been regarded as a classic of African travel literature.

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Bulmer and Company, - Africa - pages.5/5(1). Travels into the Interior of Africa. Mungo Park, a surgeon, was sent by the African Association to explore West Africa & open trade routes along the Niger River to the fabled, gold-rich Timbuctu.

His record of his travels brought a new image of Africa to the European public, though the continent claimed his life/5. Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa: Last journey, and life Volume 2 of Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa: Performed in the Years, andMungo Park Volume 2 of Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa: Performed in the Years, and With an Account of a Subsequent Mission to that Country in 5/5(1).

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Travels in the interior districts of Africa: performed under the direction and patronage of the African Association, in the years, and [Reprint] () Park, Mungo, ,Rennell, James, ,Association for Promoting the Discovery of the Interior Parts of Africa,Burndy Library.

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Full text of "Travels in the interior districts of Africa". Travels in the interior of Africa, by Mungo Park; ; A. and C. Black, Edinburgh. First published inTravels in the Interior of Africa is teh Scottish explorer Mungo Park's account of his journey through Senegal and Mali to the central portion of the Niger River, the first time a Westerner is known to have reached such central regions.

Feb 01,  · Mungo Park's Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa has long been regarded as a classic of African travel literature. In fulfilling his mission to find the Niger River and in documenting its potential as an inland waterway for trade, Park was significant in Cited by: Travels in the Interior of Africa, Volume 1 book.

Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This work has been selected by scholars /5. Appears in books from Page - face and arms ; and I was obliged to mount my horse, and stop under a bush, to prevent being suffocated.

The sand continued to fly in amazing quantities for near an hour, after which I again set forward, and travelled with difficulty until ten o'clock. Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa: Performed in the Years, and With an Account of a Subsequent Mission to That Country inVolume 2 Paperback $ Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa: Performed Under.

Mungo Park’s Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa has long been regarded as a classic of African travel literature. In fulfilling his mission to find the Niger River and in documenting its potential as an inland waterway for trade, Park was significant in opening Africa to European economic hankins-farms.com:.

Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa: Performed under the direction and patronage of the African Association, in the years, and With an appendix containing geographical illustrations of Africa by Major Rennell. Third edition. London, W. Bulmer and Co., Mungo Park’s Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa has long been regarded as a classic of African travel literature.

In fulfilling his mission to find the Niger River and in documenting its potential as an inland waterway for trade, Park was significant in opening Africa to European economic interests.Page - I could learn, is never found in any matrix or vein, but always in small grains nearly in a pure state, from the size of a pin's head to that of a pea, scattered through a large body of sand or clay, and in this state it is called by the Mandingoes sanoo munko (gold powder).